I run into this issue from time to time when I want to create a new file but the new name matches a pattern already so my Ivy auto-complete setup will pick the matched option when I press
Enter instead of just directly using the text I have entered and I am wondering if there is a solution for this that allows me to use what I have typed rather than the Ivy selected complete option.
See this example:
I have a directory with a file in it called
file.txt. Now I want to make a new file that is just called
C-f, then type
file, but now Ivy has selected
file.txt and I can't just create
file this way by pressing enter.
Similarly, suppose I wanted to rename
file in Dired. I have exactly the same problem: